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West Central Hockey

 

West Central Hockey is your home in Willmar for regional off-season hockey.  Please visit us on a regular basis, as we will be adding offerings during the summer for your athlete to explore. 

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Summer Core 2020 Schedule is ready!

Summer Core give all players an opportunity to work on their skills.

This summer we focus on:

Power Skating

Shooting

3 on 3 - quick feet-small ice games

 

Scroll down for your levels schedule

 


2020 Saturday Goalie Training Information Page

West Central Hockey is proud and excited to have Megan Van Beusekom Sweerin coming to Willmar for summer 2020 to do professional goalie training. Megan has over 20 years experience in College, National Team, and Professional Hockey as a goal tender.

Summer Coaches and Volunteers-

This summer, we ask that all on and off ice volunteers register with us. During the registration you will need:

USA Hockey Confirmation Number *Required

USA Hockey Coach Number

You'll also be asked what level(s) you'd like to help with this summer.

Please contact Jason if you have questions. Thanks for your willingness to help with Summer Core Program 2020.

 

Summer Core 2020 Schedule is ready!

West Central Hockey to proud to bring you summer ice 2020!  Registration will start in March. 

High School  sessions will run June 14th- July 31. High School players will also have scrimmages on dates yet to be determined.

Youth ages will go for two extra weeks, June 14th - August 14th

Sundays

4:15-5:15 Peewee
5:30-6:30 HS Boys/ Bantam 
6:45-8:15 HS Girls 
8:30-9:30 12U 

Mondays

6:00am-7:15am HS Boys/Bantam

5:00-6:30 Mini-Mites 
6:45-7:45 6U/8U/10U 
8:00-9:30 Squirts 

Tuesdays 

6:30am-9:00am HS Girls 

5:00-6:15 12U 
6:30-7:45 HS Boys/Bantam 
8:00-9:30 Peewee

Wednesdays

6:30am-9:00am HS Girls 

5:00-6:30 Mites 
6:45-7:45 8U/10U 
8:00-9:30 Squirts 

Thursdays 

6:30am-9:00am HS Girls 

5:00-6:15 12U 
6:30-7:45 HS Boy/Bantam 
8:00-9:30 Peewee

 

EARLY REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 15th

Prices go up $50 - $95 depending on your level after April 15th.

 

Payment plans are setup for those who want to use that option. 

 

All youth levels (not High School) are limited to 36 SKATERS

 

No limit on goalies.

 

Levels for Summer Core 2020

Please sign up for the grade/level your player will be at Fall of 2020.

HS Boys and  Bantam combined- Grades 8-12
Peewee- Grades 6-7
Squirt Boys- Grades 4-5 
Mite Boys - Grades 2-3 
Mini-Mite Boys- Grades PreK-1 

HS Girls - Grades 8-12
12U Girls - Grades 6-7 
8U/10U Girls - Grades 2 -5 
6U Girls -Grades Prek-1

See below for more details and pricing for your skaters levels.

 Goalies are 50% off. Please email Jason for your goalie discount code. Include your goalie's name and level. buetow@gmail.com

HS Girls: Grades 8-12

6 Weeks (3 weeks in June 3 weeks in July) 

Registration fee: $390

Directors:  

Eric Setrum ourframeshop@gmail.com

Ben Olson   bennyolson19@gmail.com

Amanda Broman   bromana@willmar.k12.mn.us

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Full ice and 3 on 3 Scrimmages

***This program is only offered to Willmar Girls HS Hockey players

 

Other teams - Please have your HS coach email Jason Buetow buetow@gmail.com to schedule your program in Willmar

12U Girls: Grades 6th and 7th

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $250

Directors:  

Laura Larson lauramlarson@msn.com
Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar girls  as well as any other area girls.

8U/10U Girls, Grades 2nd - 5th

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $175

Director:

Mitch Olson  mitcolso1@gmail.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar girls  as well as any other area girls.

HS Boys and  Bantams: Grades  8-12

6 Week (3 weeks in June 3 weeks in July) 

Registration fee $390

Directors:  

Jamie Hagen  jphagen13@yahoo.com

Brad Foss,   fossb@willmar.k12.mn.us

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Full ice and 3 on 3 Scrimmages

***This program is only offered to Willmar Boys HS and Bantam Hockey players

Other teams - Please have your HS coach email Jason Buetow buetow@gmail.com to schedule your program in Willmar

 

Peewees : Grades 6th-7th  

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off 

Registration fee $275

Directors:  

John Christianson  johenyboy@yahoo.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar boys  as well as any other area boys.  Coaches welcome on the ice, please contact level director to help in planning.

Squirt boys: Grades 4th and 5th

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $225

Director:

Al Setrum   settymn@gmail.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar boys as well as any other area boys. Coaches welcome on the ice, please contact level director to help in planning.

Mite Boys: Grades 2nd and 3rd

Wednesdays only

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $125

Director:

Darin Strand DDStrand@bremer.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar boys as well as any other area boys. Coaches welcome on the ice, please contact level director to help in planning.

Mini Mite Boys: PreK -1st Grade

Mondays only

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $125

Director:

Mitch Olson  mitcolso1@gmail.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar boys as well as any other area boys. Coaches welcome on the ice, please contact level director to help in planning.

6U Girls:  PreK -1st Grade

Mondays only

8 Weeks: June 14- August 14, week of July 4th off

Registration fee $100

Director:

Mitch Olson  mitcolso1@gmail.com

Emphasis

***Skills and Drills

***Small area games

***Shooting/Stickhandling

***Scrimmages

***This program is offered to Willmar girls as well as any other area girls. Coaches welcome on the ice, please contact level director to help in planning.


WELCOME TO THE 2020 NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY SHOWCASE WILLMAR, MN - JUNE 19/20/21

We are excited to have River City Hockey bringing their girls showcase tournament to Willmar!

NACHS is happy to announce our inaugural year in Willmar, MN! We offer female High School hockey players the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of NCAA & ACHA College Coaches and Scouts.

Not only can players participate at the ALL NEW Willmar location, they will also have the option to attend either of our 2 locations in Moorhead, MN & Northfield, MN.  Multi location discounts are available during the registration process

If you are interested in coaching a Waves AAA team this summer in Willmar, please contact us. We'd like to partner with you to get your team ready and on the ice. 

Jason Buetow

Webmaster

Matt Dawson

Ice Scheduler

Established to expand hockey opportunities in West Central Minnesota